Players on the Paramount lot are wondering just what Tuesday's conclusion of the Viacom deal means for their future. While they admit the worst is over for studio management, Par's cupboard is…
FCC chairman Reed Hundt on Tuesday called Rep. Ed Markey's "V-chip" bill a "very creative proposal" for dealing with TV violence but stopped short of endorsing its passage.
Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) has sent a letter to FCC chairman Reed Hundt urging further cuts in cable TV rates and asking that the agency ensure "reasonable" pricing for basic cable service.
A Swiss judge wants to charge an ex-chairman of Credit Lyonnais in the bankruptcy of a Swiss company that helped buy MGM, an attorney for the bank said Tuesday.
Maclean Hunter seems intent on playing hard to get. Four days after Rogers Communications made a $ C2.8 billion ($ 2.1 billion) bid to buy out Maclean Hunter, the takeover target has responded with a…
After five months of plot twists and pricey rewrites, Viacom Inc. brought the curtain down on rival QVC Network Tuesday, making off with Paramount for $ 9 .85 billion or $ 80.16 per share, about $…
A Denver Federal court jury ruled Tuesday that pop star Michael Jackson did not steal the hit song "Dangerous" from a local songwriter.
Sumner Redstone seemed poised Monday night to win the war for Paramount Communications Inc. despite a last-minute effort by Barry Diller. While no official numbers were available late in the day…
Michael Jackson surprised spectators in a Denver court Monday when he testified in a copyright infringement case brought by a budding songwriter who claims Jackson stole her version of "Dangerous."
Cinar Films posted its biggest-ever one-year jump in earnings last year thanks to increased sales of its family TV programming in the U.S. and Europe. The Montreal-based producer and distributor…